Laut Family History

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Laut Name Meaning

German: from a reduced pet form of the personal name Ludwig. French: from a personal name of Germanic origin, Lauto (the name of a 6th-century saint, a bishop of Coutances). The element laut- is related to Gothic lauths ‘big’ or laudi ‘figure’ or ‘face’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Lauth, Lau, Last, Daut, Laur, Laux, Haut, Kaut, Lail, Laub

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Laut Family Origin

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Laut Family Occupations

What did your Laut ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Bore Gun Work Ship Yard and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Laut. 10% of Laut men worked as a Bore Gun Work Ship Yard and 54% of Laut women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Laut were Foreman Catterys Maker and Private Means

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Bore Gun Work Ship Yard
    10%
  • Bricklayer Heavy Worker
    10%
  • Clerk Tramways Engineers
    10%
  • Foreman Catterys Maker
    10%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    54%
  • Furniture jewellery Stores Wood Stand
    8%
  • Householder (unpaid Duties
    8%
  • Private Means
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Laut Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Laut. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Laut census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 573 immigration records available for the last name Laut. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 8,000 military records available for the last name Laut. For the veterans among your Laut ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Laut Life Expectancy

What is the average Laut lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Laut life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Laut in 1962 was 75, and 73 in 2004.

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